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Wilks Restaurant

) #12 of 1,282 Restaurants in Bristol €€€€ French, European, British
1-3 Chandos Road, Bristol BS6 6PG, England
+44 117 973 7999
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
1-3 Chandos Road, Bristol BS6 6PG, England
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1 - 10 of 525 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had the tasting menu - excellent quality food and service with great wine list - relaxed and professional ambience - a great dining experience - Christine and her staff looked after us very well.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were fortunate enough to book the 5 course Classic taster menu and the food was fantastic. The amuse bouche was the tasty opening to the later courses which provided a seasonal variety of tastes, the staff were excellent, and I highly recommend Wilks. It...More

Thank DansPawSox
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food, very well presented & very high quality service to go with it. Was recommended a very good bottle of wine to go with our dishes, staff very knowledgable. Can't wait to return, very reasonable priced also

Thank deanhowell57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the taster menu for dinner. The food was nicely presented and each course tasted good. It is good food. My problem is that it should be excellent food. It didn't have a wow factor. The staff are courteous but lack any passion or...More

1  Thank Rachyroo66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't rate 5 stars because we where 7 and by the web u can't booked more than 6 pax because policy. I called the restaurant and I explained thad will be 6 adults and one kid for lunch but they said me not possible...More

1  Thank Pepe A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food in this place in my opinion is worthy of a 2 star restaurant. We had the "Menu Gourmand" and the restaurant happily gave us a vegetarian option in place of the beef course for one of the diners. Some of the food definitely...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked Wilks for lunch to end a morning spent in Bristol. What a wonderful way to start the afternoon is all I can say. .....or the perfect way to start an evening. This small intimate restaurant tucked away in Redland is a perfect venue...More

Thank Nic J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fine dining at its best. Due to unforeseen circumstances we regrettable had to cut short our visit and we sadly missed our final main course and two deserts of the taster menu. The staff were incredibly generous and helpful and did all they could to...More

1  Thank Softalan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is very nice, staff is very polite and smiling. We did had the menu at £58. Two fish, one meat, two desserts. The beef sirloin was amazing (served with a mash potatoes - so creamy, a big wow!) A tad surprised about the...More

Thank Hanahj19
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We have been meaning to visit this restaurant for some time and hadn't got around to it. The taster menu was 7 course and we opted for the extra cheese course. We didn't need it but we ordered before we had started. All the courses...More

Thank MrsTinckles
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NatalieBakes
16 November 2016|
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Response from Hugh D | Reviewed this property |
They are a popular restaurant. We went at a weekend and booking was essential. You might be lucky during the week but I wouldn't chance it myself!
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23 June 2016|
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Response from Borschtman | Reviewed this property |
I've eaten there twice and would say that smart casual is the norm if you want to feel comfortable.
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claude998
30 March 2016|
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Response from rob7bow | Reviewed this property |
Should be plenty of spaces on Chandros Road, we went for two hrs parking (£3) and just managed to squeeze our lunch time meal in. Just be aware of the parking rules off of Chandros road though as most of the streets near by... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Chandos Road, Bristol BS6 6PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 973 7999
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to wilks. We are a modern, vibrant restaurant on Chandos road in Redland, Bristol. We offer creative, accomplished cooking at affordable prices, attentive, knowledgeable service from friendly staff and a relaxed, informal dining room. We champion all that it is local; farmers, growers, suppliers, even local artists who show their work in our restaurant. We also offer food for home. Everything you need for your dinner at home; bread, soups, mains, desserts, chutneys, wines and more.
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